Santa Clara University


Featured Alumni: Mark Pedrazzi

Mark Pedrazzi

Mark Pedrazzi (BSME ‘81) immediately joined FMC/United Defense/BAE Systems in 1981 as an Associate Mechanical Engineer and is now the Advanced Programs & Technology Engineering Manager for BAE Systems Land & Armaments at Ground Systems Division. He has been a major contributor in the conceptualization, engineering, manufacturing and testing of numerous technology development programs within BAE Systems.

In addition, he is a member of the Mechanical Engineering Advisory Board at SCU and the current Chairman of the Engineering Alumni Board (EAB), where he has been an active member since 1995. He has held both local and international positions with the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) over the past 25 years and is currently the co-Chairman of the Mid-California Section.

As an avid automotive enthusiast, Mark enjoys tinkering with his cars in his spare time. He is currently married with three children and very involved in his local church in Hollister, CA.